ROMA NEWS

BATE Borisov midfielder Aleksandar Hleb calls Roma “very strong” but “we believe we can win.”
Roma captain Francesco Totti admits he “would never have imagined playing centre-forward”.
Edin Dzeko admits Roma “must do better” but “no-one wins the Scudetto in December”.
Rudi Garcia wants “11 wolves” on the pitch for Roma in the crucial Champions League tie with BATE Borisov.
Coach Rudi Garcia insists Roma are “united” but confesses “we have to win” against BATE Borisov.
Roma striker Edin Dzeko admits “I should’ve done better” but backs himself to start scoring.
Former Italy CT Cesare Prandelli feels Milan are too cautious, and says Roma are missing Francesco Totti.
Roma President James Pallotta and sporting director Walter Sabatini have given their backing to Coach Rudi Garcia.
Reports say Francesco Totti is ready to extend his Roma contract by one year, ensuring he will play into his forties.
Inter are Scudetto favourites ‘thanks to Roberto Mancini’ and Milan ‘don’t have much quality’ says Fabio Capello.
Fabio Capello responds to the suggestion that he could succeed under-fire Roma Coach Rudi Garcia: “Never say never…”
There are reports Luciano Spalletti has given the all-clear for a return to Roma if Rudi Garcia is fired.
Gervinho has not suffered serious muscle damage, but remains a doubt against BATE Borisov, while it’s worse for Vasilis Torosidis.
It’s reported Juventus have beaten Roma to a deal for Internacional goalkeeper Alisson.
Adem Ljajic “hopes Roma regret me” after scoring the winner for Inter against Genoa, his second goal in as many games.
Roma President James Pallotta has landed in Italy. “I am pretty angry,” he said after a 1-1 draw at Torino.
Radja Nainggolan admits “it wasn’t our best performance” after Roma were held 1-1 by Torino. “It wasn’t a penalty.”
Maxi Lopez felt “the draw was the fair result” after his stoppage-time penalty for Torino against Roma.
Rudi Garcia resisted blaming the referee for Roma’s 1-1 draw with Torino. “This result is also our fault.”
Giampiero Ventura “doesn’t care” about the penalty, as “Roma did not deserve to beat Torino. We’re alive and kicking.”